A Housewarming Party Menu

A Housewarming Party Menu

You have your new home, you’ve build out a beautiful landscape in your backyard. Now it’s time to welcome your friends and family for a tour. Here is a great spring time menu, to welcome your guests, to your new home. I used to be so skeptical of how to prepare barbecued ribs. Tasteofhome.com put … Continue reading

5 Hot Trends in Landscaping

5 Hot Trends in Landscaping

More people are beginning to view their outdoor spaces as an extension of their homes. These current landscaping trends show that people want more out of their yards than just visual appeal. This is one of many tips, that help raise your home value, by improving your curb appeal. 1. “Green” your landscape with sustainable … Continue reading

Renovate Your Landscape

Renovate Your Landscape

6 Tips to help your yard stand out 1. Make your square or rectangular yard look more spacious by planting flower beds in each corner. This will make the center of your yard appear larger. 2. Revitalize sparse hedges and shrubs by covering their roots and applying fertilizer. Shrubs may become thin when the topsoil … Continue reading

Are You Thinking Of Selling Your Home?

A message from Elizabeth Marquart The national inventory of homes has fallen to our four month supply, making it a seller’s market in many areas of the United States. As a result of this low supply, homes are on the market for fever days and bidding wars have broken out among buyers. If you have … Continue reading

Profile of A Seller

Profile of A Seller

Interesting Facts For Home Buyers Here is a list of important facts about sellers in the United States. Contact me to learn more about the local real estate market. Who’s selling? 66% of sellers have sold a home before. The average seller lived in the home a median of 9 years How long did their … Continue reading

Have You Thought About Selling?

Have You Thought About Selling?

It’s a seller’s market in many areas of the U.S. where the inventory of listed homes has fallen to a 4.2 month supply. The number of homes for sales has reached its lowest point since December 1994, tumbling to 2 million homes in December 2012. Although housing stats were up 30% at the end of … Continue reading